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Janis Joplin Film News: Acclaimed Director Signs on for Amy Adams-led Biopic
Jean Marc-Vallee, director of 'Dallas Buyers Club,' has signed on to direct the Janis Joplin biopic starring Amy Adams.
10 Surprising Things We Learned During AC/DC’s ‘Ask Us Anything’ Session
AC/DC's Cliff Williams and Angus Young took part in a freewheeling Reddit AMA session this weekend, and we've compiled a list of the 10 best -- and sometimes oddest -- things we learned from their answers.
U2’s Bono Needs Surgery After Bike Accident
U2 singer Bono reportedly needs surgery after a New York City bike accident.
AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Faces Seven Years in Jail, Details Emerge on Alleged Murder Target
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd could spend seven years in jail if convicted on the charges remaining from his November 2014 arrest.
AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Charged With Attempting to Hire a Hitman to Kill Two Men
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been charged with attempting to procure a murder.
Led Zeppelin Release New Version of ‘Rock and Roll’
Led Zeppelin have released a new video featuring a previously unreleased version of their classic anthem 'Rock and Roll,' continuing the ongoing parade of promotion for the newly remastered and expanded editions of their studio albums.
AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Is Suffering From Dementia, Family Confirms
The family of founding AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has confirmed reports that the musician is suffering from dementia, a condition that has forced him to retire permanently from the legendary rock group.
32 Years Ago: Kiss Remove Their Makeup
On Sept. 18, 1983, an unthinkable event in Kiss-story took place: the world's most famous masked band removed their makeup and revealed their true faces.
Kiss and Def Leppard Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Together
Watch Kiss and Def Leppard get ice water dunked on them after a concert.
Johnny Winter Dies at Age 70
Blues-rock guitar legend Johnny Winter has died at the age of 70.
New Music Releases – July 2014
A list of the classic rock albums coming out in July of 2014.
Win All Three Led Zeppelin Super Deluxe Edition Box Sets
One lucky Ultimate Classic Rock reader is going to take home the Super Deluxe Box Set editions of 'Led Zeppelin,' 'Led Zeppelin II' and 'Led Zeppelin III.'